[ntp:questions] NTP.ORG MEINBERG KEEP TIME ACCURATE to 10MS

unruh unruh at invalid.ca
Fri Nov 16 17:08:21 UTC 2012


On 2012-11-16, Jonatan Walck <jwalck at netnod.se> wrote:
>
> On 11/16/2012 01:55 AM, Charles Elliott wrote:
>> 131.107.13.100 is also a Microsoft time server; it appears to work
>> well.  I wrote to the email address given in whois to find the URL
>> for it, but never received a reply.
>> 
>> Charles Elliott
>
> Too bad it didn't have the reverse lookup setup properly, but I think
> this'd be it:
>
> $ host time-nw.nist.gov
> time-nw.nist.gov has address 131.107.13.100

Aggurglewagah. Why would you use the top time server in the country for
your system, overloading it. Get a gps receiver and set up your own
(non-windows) based timeserver (eg as has been suggested, even a
Raspberry Pi based system).

>
> (As found through http://ip.robtex.com/131.107.13.100.html .)
>
> Also listed on http://tf.nist.gov/tf-cgi/servers.cgi .
>
> Best regards,
> Jonatan Walck



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